Caroline Cutting

Caroline Cutting is a writer and teacher currently living in the Leicester. Her first short story “Making Up” appears in the August 2015 edition of Frost Fire Worlds magazine. More recently her latest short tale “Shelf life” has been accepted for the June 2016 publication of Disturbed Digest.

Stories by Caroline Cutting

Clara

Illustrated by Daniele Murtas

It was just after dark when Clara came to me. She dragged in her wake the shadows of my guilt; all black edges and sharp teeth. Her soft tones surrounded me as she told me it was OK, she understood, it wasn’t my fault. Her smile warmed the twilight air and smoothed the creases of my soul. …